Latest Episodes

#25: The singing safety professional

May 8, 2019 | 1 hour 2 minutes 47 seconds

Podcast series host Jill James welcomes Josh to the show. Now practicing safety on behalf of a large civil constructor, Josh’s unlikely path started as a teenage tagalong on his father’s construction sites, a go-fer. When his college pursuit of music scholarship was sidetracked by romance and relocation to the West Coast, he found familiar work back in the construction industry.

#24: Tackling Workers Comp

April 24, 2019 | 1 hour 9 minutes 30 seconds

In this episode, Chief Safety Officer and host of the show, Jill James, talks with Cassandra, a workers compensation claims consultant. They discuss workers compensation in some detail, including experience modifiers, how to deal with the sometimes dishonest "11%", and how different state laws affect working in this field.

#23: Jay Allen from SafetyFM

April 10, 2019 | 1 hour 1 minute 7 seconds

Jill James, our series host, talks with Jay Allen from SafetyFM. They cover topics including his broadcasting background, trying to settle on a major, and Jay explains how a vehicle fatality gave him a push to get into safety.

#22: Eight stories and a big thank you.

March 27, 2019 | 25 minutes 20 seconds

These stories from safety professionals across the country will make you laugh, make you wince, and leave you with the sense that you’re not alone.